public relations

The U.S. Candy Industry Pledges to Reduce Calories and Sugar

The U.S. chocolate and candy industry says it's serious about portion control and sugar intake. A trade group representing some of America's largest…

United Learns a Costly Lesson About Customer Engagement

United Airlines' poor handling of Flight 3411 is a lesson in crisis communications, customer engagement and how quickly a company can lose its…

6 Ways to Talk Sustainability With Any Audience: Tips From Autodesk, Wells Fargo and NRG

On Sept. 24, thinkPARALLAX and TriplePundit brought thought leaders to Autodesk's San Francisco headquarters to discuss what's new in sustainability communications.

Stanford MBA Students Get Personal Branding Lessons from Tyra Banks

Former supermodel Tyra Banks will co-teach a personal branding course this fall at Stanford's Graduate School of Business.

5 Cost-Effective PR Strategies for Purpose-Driven Businesses

As the mission-driven business sector grows, so does the competition for media coverage. But even on a tight budget, there are simple strategies…

Elon Musk and Tesla Twitter Outbursts Smack of a Cover-Up

Some aren't happy with the way Tesla and its co-founder, Elon Musk, are responding to a fatal accident involving the company's autonomous-driving technology.…

George Zimmerman’s Antics Humiliate the Gun Industry

George Zimmerman is not exactly the kind of spokesperson the gun lobby and industry need as they justify unrestricted gun ownership as necessary…

PR Firm Edelman Dropping Climate Change Deniers

This is a PR firm that reported $833 million worth of earnings. In the words of the Guardian's Suzanne Goldenberg, Edelman “has played…

The Latest and Loudest DC Lobby Force: Pizza

The American Pizza Community has become the a formidable lobby in DC, fighting school lunch and calorie disclosure regulations tooth and nail.

PR Firm Edelman Ends Relationship with U.S. Oil Lobby

Edelman has ended its relationship with the American Petroleum Institute after a long and lucrative relationship.

The Case for Public Relations

Edelman had its hand slapped over its refusal to drop unsavory clients, but the final outcome might be a win for the sustainable…

PR Firms Take a Stand on Climate Change

A number of the largest PR firms came out, in response to surveys administered by the Guardian and the Climate Investigations Centre, and…

Nestlé Hides Behind ‘Sovereign Nation’ in Desert Bottled Water Controversy

Nestle, which sells the most bottled water in the U.S., is attracting controversy for its bottling of water in a region suffering from…

Google Chat with Susan McPherson

Join TriplePundit's Founder, Nick Aster, for a Google Chat with Susan McPherson this Wednesday night. Tune in and submit your questions via Twitter!

Anthropologie Pulls Racist “Artisan” Candlesticks Off Website

Anthropologie pulled a line of tacky $400 candlesticks that many media outlets and bloggers described as racist.